Faculty Positions at Beijing Institute of Genomics

Beijing Institute of Genomics (BIG) is one of the leading institutes in genomics research in China. BIG has excellent infrastructures for genomic and bioinformatics research. BIG opens faculty positions of both junior and senior levels.


We seek dynamic individuals with innovative research programs in genomics, bioinformatics, genomic medicine, computational biology, systems biology, evolutionary biology and database construction. The successful candidates for the research group leader positions will be expected to develop novel computational or bioinformatics algorithms and methodologies, and/or to use bioinformatics, and genomics approaches to address fundamental questions in biology and precision medicine. Candidates are expected to develop independent research programs that can complement or integrate with existing research activities at BIG.


Candidates are expected to hold a Ph.D. degree, to have at least three-year postdoctoral research experiences and an outstanding publication record. Senior faculty positions are always open and will be negotiable on an individual basis. The appointment will be at Principal Investigator level. BIG offers a competitive start-up package that includes research funding, supporting staff, and personal benefits. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience.


Interested candidates shall prepare an application package that includes Curriculum Vitae, description of past achievement and proposed future research, copies of three representative publications, and a list of three referees with detailed contact information. All documents should be directed to guodan@big.ac.cn.



Ms. GUO Dan

Human Resources Department

Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

NO.1 Beichen West Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, China

Tel: 86-10-84097405

Email: guodan@big.ac.cn